Tag: crack cocaine

    Many People Left to Make Their Own Stimulant Pipes and Face the Risks

    Across the globe, people who use stimulants have devised creative, sometimes ingenious, smoking tools. ...

    São Paulo Funds “Cocaine Vaccine,” Setting Sights on Human Trials

    In early June, São Paulo Mayor Ricardo Nunes signed an agreement with the researchers ...

    São Paulo Begins Ominous Inquiry Into Disproven “Crack Epidemic”

    In 2016, the Legislative Assembly of São Paulo held a parliamentary inquiry to investigate ...

    São Paulo’s New Governor Makes Ominous Moves to “End Cracolândia”

    Cracolândias—areas with high levels of street-based homelessness and public drug use—have been spreading throughout ...

    Will Senate End Crack-Powder Sentence Disparity, as Time Runs Out?

    Senators are scrambling to negotiate a last-minute deal on crack cocaine sentencing reform. Current ...

    Why People Are Still Shooting Drugs They’d Rather Smoke

    In 2012, Anna* was trying to smoke crack for the first time. Corner stores ...